|Weinreich 1919 Philadelphia Lydia - Otto Weinreich|
Otto Weinreich, Stiftung Und Kultsatzungen Eines Privatheiligtums in Philadelphia in Lydien (Sitzungsberichte der Heidelberger Akademie der Wissenschaften, philosophisch-historische Klasse, volume 16; Heidelberg: Carl Winters Universitätsbuchhandlung, 1919). Book length article about LSAM 20 = SIG³ 985 in German, dealing with the foundation of a cult association.
Keywords: associations; lydia; asia minor; ancient religion; Agdistis; Zeus
|Podcast 6.2: Social, Religious, and Burial Activities of Associations - Philip A. Harland|
Here I explore the internal activities of associations, pointing to intertwined social, religious, and burial purposes that these groups served for their members. We take a close look at one particular association devoted to the god Zeus and the goddess Agdistis at Philadelphia in Asia Minor (LSAM 20). This is part of series 6 (Associations in the Greco-Roman World) of the Religions of the Ancient Mediterranean podcast.
Keywords: associations; guilds; social history; roman empire; greco-roman world; hellenistic; religion; early christianity; ancient judaism; burial; agdistis; zeus